Blown away: the Rolling Stones and the death of the sixties

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Simon & Schuster, Limited, 1990 - Music - 349 pages
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From the acclaimed biographer, novelist, and screenwriter comes an unparalleled portrait of the Rolling Stones, an expose of the mysterious death of the band's founder, Brian Jones, and a stunning exploration of the sixties. 8 pages of black-and-white photographs.

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Despite Vietnam, civil rights and an itchy trigger-finger political climate, this book shows a lot of the "peace and love" counterculture was rooted in selfishness. While a tremendous amount of good ... Read full review

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Brian Jones drowned in a pool after partying too much. Read full review

Contents

Death at Altamont
17
Death of a Stone
29
The Faster the Better
36
Copyright

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About the author (1990)

A. E. Hotchner is the award-winning author of numerous books, including "Papa Hemingway", "Sophia Loren", "Doris Day", and "Blown Away: The Rolling Stones" and the "Death of the Sixties". He is also the longtime business partner with actor Paul Newman in Newman's Own, the hugely successful food empire that donates all of its profits to charities, including Hole in the Wall Camps worldwide, dedicated to supporting children with life-threatening illnessess.

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